Definition of 'glucose'
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Times, Sunday Times (2007) Diabetes (1989) The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)
As such it has a similar action to glucose metabolism as sugar.The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988) The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988) The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)
With some of the drugs in this group it is thought that glucose tolerance may improve with prolonged use.The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)
It is used by the body at the very first stage of the process which converts glucose to energy.PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2013) PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002) The Harper Dictionary of Science in Everyday Language (1988)
It also made the patients more insulin sensitive and increased their glucose tolerance -- both positive changes.PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002) The Harper Dictionary of Science in Everyday Language (1988) The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988) The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)
This causes an imbalance of glucose sugars in the blood, and leads to nerve damage and sometimes limb amputations.The Sun (2012)
Mix the condensed milk and liquid glucose in a large bowl, then pour in the reduced milk and stir well.Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988)
Remove from the heat, stir in the liquid glucose until dissolved, then leave to cool.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It occurs where there is too much of a certain sugar, glucose, in the blood.Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)
Another group of volunteers on the same diet, but with glucose sugar replacing fructose, did not have these problems.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'glucose'
British English: glucose /ˈɡluːkəʊz; -kəʊs/ NOUN
Glucose is a type of sugar.
Glucose is a type of sugar.
- Arabic: جلوكوز
- Brazilian Portuguese: glicose
- Chinese: 葡萄糖
- Croatian: glukoza
- Czech: glukóza
- Danish: glukose
- Dutch: glucose
- European Spanish: glucosa
- Finnish: glukoosi
- French: glucose
- German: Glukose
- Greek: γλυκόζη
- Italian: glucosio
- Japanese: グルコース
- Korean: 글루코오스
- Norwegian: glukose
- Polish: glukoza
- Portuguese: glicose
- Romanian: glucoză
- Russian: глюкоза
- Spanish: glucosa
- Swedish: glukos
- Thai: กลูโคส
- Turkish: glükoz
- Ukrainian: глюкоза
- Vietnamese: đường glucose
Definition of glucose from the Collins English Dictionary
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